The threat of a major war in the area of armed conflict in the Donbass no, and it may end sooner than 25 years. This statement was made on Wednesday, January 3, the representative of Ukraine in the tripartite contact group in the Belarus capital Minsk Yevhen Marchuk, reports “Ukrainian truth”.
“In my opinion, there is no threat of a major war there. I think the situation can be resolved in the Donbas and much earlier. Not just really. Yes, the world practice knows, Nagorno-Karabakh (25 years), Northern Ireland for 20 years, Colombia for 50 years, Palestine… But there are other components. Slightly in Northern Ireland (conflict) is similar to ours. But in that conflict there is a nuclear player who is a foreign state,” – said the representative of the Square.
Marchuk also suggested that the tense situation in the Donbass can develop in an unfavorable light for Ukraine.
“Because Russia is ahead of the West, not to mention Ukraine, breaking several large important global agreements that provide balance and stability. Withdrew from the Treaty on armed forces in Europe, has ignored the Budapest Memorandum,” he concluded.